Macroeconomy/Finance

Banks disbursed more than $43.1 mn, in credits to support employment

The bank has disbursed more than 300 million bolivianos ($43.1 mn), corresponding to 1,322 requests, of the approximately 2,157 received by the financial system. There are 835 operations under evaluation for Bs 517 million ($74.28 million). The amount for loans is the equivalent of two national minimum wages for a maximum of two months, i.e., up to Bs 8,488 ($1,293.8) per worker.

Source: La Razón